Fans of Scooby-Doo have speculated on the issue for years, but two of the brains behind the movies have finally confirmed that Velma is a lesbian. Tony Cervone, the supervising producer of Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated , shared a Pride themed Instagram post in which Velma was seen against a rainbow background. He posted the image on 29 June, and although all comments and replies have since been deleted from the post, a screenshot shows him jumping into the comments section to clarify the information to a follower. Cervone wrote: “I’ve said this before, but Velma in Mystery Incorporated is not bi. She’s gay. We always planned on Velma acting a little off and out of character while she was dating Shaggy because that relationship was wrong for her and she had unspoken difficulty with the why.
Jinkies! It’s confirmed, y’all—Velma from ‘Scooby-Doo’ is lesbian
Culture Film. Scooby-Doo The cult cartoon turned blockbuster film, already a huge hit in the US, opens on our screens today. Scooby-Doo , the tale of a bunch of pesky kids, an amusement park and a dog, opens today. Critics, however, have not enjoyed it as much – one asked the the viewers to bring their pooper scoopers with them, and another barked in her best Scooby voice, ” Ruh-roh! Romething’s really wrong with this ricture!
She’s gay,” the producer wrote. “We always planned on Velma acting a little off and out of character while she was dating Shaggy because that.
Sign In. Showing all 33 items. Velma’s famous line, “My glasses; I can’t see without them! During a table read for the voice artists, Velma’s voice-over actress Nicole Jaffe , who was near-sighted as well, lost her glasses and uttered a variation of what became Velma’s famous catchphrase. The writers liked the line so much that Velma losing her glasses became one of the show’s trademark gags.
Shaggy’s real name is Norville. Frank Welker wanted to audition for the role of Shaggy since he had always been cast as the straight man and wanted to do a comedic character. Casey Kasem wanted to audition for the role of Fred because he claimed he was not a comedic actor. After the show was originally rejected, a number of changes were made: the Hanna-Barbera staff decided that the dog should be the star of the series instead of the four kids and renamed him Scooby-Doo after that Sinatra lyric , the spooky aspects of the show were toned down slightly, and the comedy aspects tuned up.
The show was re-presented, accepted, and presented as the centerpiece for CBS’s Saturday Morning season. Shaggy is the only character apart from Scooby himself to be in every incarnation of the series.
Scooby-Doo’s Velma Was Always Meant To Be Gay
Account name: Password OpenID? Forgot it? Remember Me. After Shaggy and Scooby pull her out of her monster display, Velma shows them her secret, Batcave-like collection of old villain costumes. When she realizes that they all come from the same manufacturer, she convinces them to dress up in black leather and break into the factory.
He did snoop doggie dog cast: shaggy, stoned, velma, fred and daphne and shaggy oh, at one and scooby doo. Allegiance festival in the trap exhibit. That point.
The brilliant, skeptical crime-solving icon that is Velma in Scooby Doo was supposed to be gay in the live-action movie, revealed the film’s screenwriter James Gunn on Twitter. The Guardians of the Galaxy director confirmed the fan theory by sharing that he never meant for the character’s sexuality to be ambiguous — he claimed he wrote her as explicitly gay, but ultimately Warner Bros.
The reported cuts also included sexual innuendo between Daphne and Fred, and a kiss between Velma and Daphne , which Gunn previously tweeted about in January. On Sunday July 12, a fan tweeted to Gunn asking him to write a third Scooby Doo film and make “our live-action lesbian Velma dreams come true. In Velma was explicitly gay in my initial script. Velma, who was played by Linda Cardellini in the films, has long been embraced as a queer icon by fans of the movies and animated series.
Gunn isn’t the only Scooby Doo creative who has had his intentions to make the character canonically gay derailed by the studio. Tony Cervone, who produced the animated reboot Scooby Doo: Mystery Incorporated for Cartoon Network, shared his thoughts on the discussion about Velma’s sexuality in June. The producer intervened when fans began arguing about Velma’s relationship with Shaggy in the comments of his post featuring the character alongside her intended girlfriend Marcie Fleach against the backdrop of a Pride flag.
She’s gay,” he wrote, per Out.
Scooby-Doo producer confirms Velma is gay
Scooby-Doo fans assemble. After years of speculation and theories, it’s now officially been confirmed: Velma Dinkley is gay. Velma Dinkley has always been a gay icon.
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You probably know Scooby Doo character Velma Dinkley for her bold orange turtleneck, short red pleated skirt, and knee-high socks. But there’s much more to her than that. This week Tony Cervone, the supervising producer on animated series Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated , confirmed what many have long suspected – that the famous teen sleuth is a lesbian. Filmmaker James Gunn also reveals that he was blocked from depicting Velma as a lesbian in the live-action Scooby-Doo film.
Velma Dinkley from Scooby Doo is a lesbian! Linda Cardellini, who played Velma in the film, has previously supported Gunn’s version of events. I sang a love song, and at the end I pointed. There was an ambiguity there that people felt from the cartoons. SBS acknowledges the traditional owners of country throughout Australia. Signout Sign in Create an account. Velma Dinkley is a lesbian, says Scooby Doo producer. Twitter Source: Twitter. Previous Next Show Grid.
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She lives with her parents who run the Crystal Cove Spook Museum for tourists interested in the hauntings of Crystal Cove. Velma is a teenaged Caucasian female with a chin-length auburn bob and thick bangs, decorated by small red bows. She is always wearing thick-framed square glasses and has green eyes .
James Gunn says Velma was ”explicitly gay” in ”Scooby-Doo” film she was dating Shaggy because that relationship was wrong for her and.
Velma Dinkley is a fictional character in the Scooby-Doo franchise. She is seen as the brains of the group. Throughout her various incarnations, Velma is usually portrayed as a highly intelligent young woman with highly specific interests in science which in the Scooby and Scrappy-Doo series leads her to pursue a career as a NASA research scientist or merely being very well read on obscure fields, such as Viking writing as in the third Scooby-Doo series The Scooby-Doo Show.
In Scooby-Doo! Abracadabra-Doo , Velma is described by her younger sister Madelyn as being “born with a mystery book in her hand”. Consequently, Velma is usually the one to figure out the mystery, sometimes with the help of Fred and Daphne. Like Sherlock Holmes and many other fictional detectives, she often keeps her conclusions secret till the end of the story.
Norville “Shaggy” Rogers is Scooby-Doo ‘s master. He was voiced by the late Casey Kasem. Billy West and Scott Innes who also voiced Scooby for that time briefly took over the role in several of the direct-to-video films produced in the late s and early s.
She’s gay,” Cervone wrote on Instagram. “We always planned on Velma acting a little off and out of character while she was dating Shaggy.
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